- Thu, 08/07/2014 - 22:11
An iron fist in Xinjiang is fuelling an insurrection. China’s leadership must switch tactics
- Thu, 08/07/2014 - 22:07
Getty photographer Kevin Frayer documents a people fighting to maintain their cultural and religious independence
- Thu, 08/07/2014 - 22:02
New episodes of violence and repression have heightened tensions in Xinjiang
- Thu, 08/07/2014 - 21:59
In a Chinese regional capital, Uighurs and Hans live in fearful, policed peace
- Tue, 08/05/2014 - 07:35
A series of violent incidents in China involving Uyghurs has focused increasing attention on the Turkic Muslim minority group and on the religious and political situation in their homeland, China’s vast northwestern province known as the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR or East Turkistan).
- Mon, 08/04/2014 - 11:55
The increasing tensions between the Uighurs and the Chinese government, and the increasing number of violent incidents in Xinjiang (aka East Turkistan) in the last two years demonstrate that the region has become a hot bed of ethnic conflict.
- Thu, 07/24/2014 - 08:03
A lot of people turned out for the final day of the Xinjiang Art Biennale on July 20 at the International Expo Center.
- Tue, 07/22/2014 - 18:50
In a 10 month period, China destroyed 80% of the Uyghur Internet in a massive digital book burning.
- Mon, 07/21/2014 - 19:15
Chinese authorities appealed to nationalism to mobilize huge Chinese masses when rapid economic growth started to transform the socio-political structure of the country with a lack of adherence to communist ideals during the post-Deng Xiaoping era.